Lily Eskelsen Garcia meets with elementary students in El Paso

Bragging Rights for the Humble of Heart

There is a Spanish term of art: humilde de corazón. Humble of heart. It is a product especially of the Latino culture “not to brag, but to be humble,” to praise others instead of taking credit for a success. I think it’s a product of the culture of educators as well. More…

LILY IN THE NEWS
IN THE NEWS
LILY IN THE NEWS
MEET THE 'RABBLE ROUSERS'
'RABBLE ROUSERS'
MEET THE 'RABBLE ROUSERS'
ESEA: EDUCATORS ACT
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ESEA: EDUCATORS ACT
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Happy Obsession

The goal of a good education isn’t solely a better chance for a good job. The goal of good education is to give our students a better chance at a good life. More…

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Caveat Emptor

Improving education is a cooperative process, not a competitive one. We need a system that ensures, by design, that all schools are the kind of schools you would choose for your children. More…

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Gates Keepers

Outside funders don’t drive our mission. We drive funders to our members and their ideas, projects, and solutions that help their students prepare for the lives they want to live. NEA does not directly take funds from the Gates Foundation. More…

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The Opt Out End Game

NEA fully supports parents and supports our affiliates who take a stand against tests that serve no educational purpose. More…